Meeting in Review, February 17, 2021

Thursday, February 18, 2021 By: Whitney Ashe Doll
This week the Rotary Club of Washington, D.C. welcomed guest speaker Claudia Maffettone, Rotary Peace Fellow and Mediation Program Manager Search for Common Ground.

Sergeant-at-Arms Bob Schott rang the opening bell at 12:30 p.m.

President Nancy Riker opened the virtual meeting and welcomed participants, guests, and visiting Rotarians.

Sergeant-at-Arms Bob Schott recited the Four Way Test and announced birthdays and anniversaries for the week.

Club Historian Monica Smith presented a History Moment on the Hidden Figures of Innovation.

Membership Chair Catherine Pociask announced the Monthly Coffee on Me Winner and led a new member induction for Todd Miller.

President Nancy introduced our speaker, Claudia Maffettone, Rotary Peace Fellow and Mediation Program Manager Search for Common Ground. Ms. Maffettone spoke about “Understanding and Dealing with Personal Conflict.” Read her full biography here.

Next, we connected for Word with Friends Break Outs.

President Nancy adjourned the meeting at 1:30 p.m.